2019 Kindergarten Round-Up

4pm-6pm on Thursday, March 14th

8:30am-10:30am on Friday, March 15th

This event is for the next school year's Kindergartners and their families to come visit the school, meet the teachers, spend time in the classrooms, ask questions, go on a school bus, and hand in enrollment paperwork. For more information on this event, please click HERE.

To make sure your child is on our list for Kindergarten Round-Up,

please fill out our online form by clicking HERE


REQUIRED before starting Kindergarten:

 *  Early Childhood Screening (Scroll down for more information on ECS)

 *  Immunizations up to date

 *  Enrollment paperwork 


Enrollment paperwork is mailed out later in February. We receive mailing information from those who have completed (or made appointments for) the early childhood screenings and live in the Lester Park School boundries. Included in the mailing are the following forms: Registration, Transportation, Parent Input, Health & a parent letter.  To assure you receive this mailing, please fill out our online form by clicking HERE.


Besides the enrollment forms, we require the following:

        - Copy of Birth certificate, Hospital certificate, Passport, or Physician/Midwife certificate (we can make a copy for you) 

        - Legal Proof of Residency (1 of the following): Property tax statement, signed lease, purchase agreement, open enrollment form, or are homeless.


Other forms that may be required depending on your address:

Open Enrollment Form ~ This form is for families living outside the Duluth/ ISD 709 boundaries but would like to have their students attend a Duluth Public School. Please complete the form and send it to:  The Office of the Assistant Superintendent, 201 N. 1st Ave. E. Rm. 203, Duluth MN 55802. 
Request for Student Transfer Form ~ This form is for families living in Duluth but outside the Lester Park School bus boundaries and would like their children to attend Lester Park School. Please complete this form and return to Lester Park School or send directly to the Assistant Superintendent.

...Additional Information...

Early Childhood Screening - MN law requires all students to go through the free Early Childhood Screening prior to entering Kindergarten.  You may call our ECS office at 218-336-8816 or email ecscreening@isd709.org to set up an appointment. Appointments are VERY limited May-August!

Immunization Records - MN State Statute 121A.15 requires that all children entering a Minnesota school for the first time be completely immunized or provide legal exemption of the required immunizations:(Must provide a clinical printout of all immunization dates) Details from the MN Department of Health.

If you have questions call the Lester Park office at (218) 336-8875.

Welcome to Kindergarten!

Here are some things you will
receive at KG Round-Up:

Bus Ticket

Lunch Number Pad